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  • Net neutrality repeal has real estate really worried
    “We’ve just given all these massive telecommunications companies this power and we’re not sure how they’re going to wield it..." ... read more
    Source: Inman NewsPublished on 2017-12-14
    58 mins ago
  • Miami bitcoin-only listing may have a buyer
    A Miami penthouse listed for 33 bitcoin on Friday already has interest from a potential buyer in Spain. Real estate agent Justino Eduardo Ferret with United Realty Group listed his client’s one-bedroom condo in the Miami neighborhood of Edgewater, north of Downtown, in exchange for digital currency that would amount ... read more
    Source: Inman NewsPublished on 2017-12-14
    1 hour ago
  • See Pantone’s 2018 Color of the Year in action
    "Complex" ... "contemplative" ... "enigmatic" ... "dramatically provocative." No -- we are talking about the latest thought-provoking Netflix documentary. These are the words used to describe Pantone's 2018 Color of the Year: Ultra Violet 18- ... read more
    Source: Inman NewsPublished on 2017-12-14
    2 hours ago
  • Special Report: How to make online leads work for you
    According to our research, online leads drive some portion of sales for over 80 percent of real estate pros, yet it’s more important now than ever to take a targeted and measured approach to digital lead capture and follow-up, as the cost of online leads over the last decade has ... read more
    Source: Inman NewsPublished on 2017-12-14
    4 hours ago
  • Connect the Speakers: Dick Costolo on social media and wellness
    Dick Costolo appears at Inman Connect New York (Jan. 22-26, 2018, Marriott Marquis Hotel, Times Square) presenting his general session talk “Fitness & (280) Character(s): The Future of Wellness & Social Media.” When you’ve helped build one of the biggest ... read more
    Source: Inman NewsPublished on 2017-12-14
    5 hours ago
  • Watch the Newest Ads on TV From Amazon Fire TV, Sunglass Hut, Payless and More
    Every weekday, we bring you the Ad Age/iSpot Hot Spots, new TV commercials tracked by iSpot.tv, the real-time TV ad measurement company with attention and conversion analytics from more than seven million smart TVs. The ads here ran on national TV for the first time yesterday.A few highlights: In an ... read more
    Source: AdvertisingAgePublished on 2017-12-14
    5 hours ago
  • Net neutrality overturned
    As anticipated, the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC), the agency in charge of the country’s telecom regulations, voted today to end its policy of “net neutrality,” a crushing blow to internet activists. The decision is likely to have serious ramifications ... read more
    Source: Inman NewsPublished on 2017-12-14
    5 hours ago
  • Inside Real Estate scoops up BrokerSumo
    Real estate software company Inside Real Estate announced it has acquired BrokerSumo, a commission management cloud software provider for real estate brokers.  ... read more
    Source: Inman NewsPublished on 2017-12-14
    5 hours ago
  • Watch out for your uncle’s drunken holiday antics, but the economy is booming
    While the political machinations are sometimes like a drunken family episode, the economic landscape is an entirely different story ... read more
    Source: Inman NewsPublished on 2017-12-14
    5 hours ago
  • The FCC Just Killed Net Neutrality. Let the Lawsuits Begin
    The U.S. Federal Communications Commission today swept aside rules barring broadband providers from favoring the internet traffic of websites willing to pay for speedier service, sending the future of net neutrality on to a likely court challenge.The Republican-led commission voted 3-to-2 on Thursday to remove Obama-era prohibitions on blocking web ... read more
    Source: AdvertisingAgePublished on 2017-12-14
    6 hours ago
  • Watering your Christmas tree can prevent a destructive home fire
    While some opt for the convenience of a pre-lit faux tree, others revel in the delight of a fresh pine, fir or spruce. Amid all the holiday cheer, however, it's important to understand the fire risk posed by these festive evergreens and the decor surrounding them ... read more
    Source: Inman NewsPublished on 2017-12-14
    7 hours ago
  • Facebook Details Its Plan to Test Pre-Roll Video Ads and More Changes
    Facebook will start testing ads before videos in January, the company said on Thursday.The ads, known as pre-roll ads because they run before the desired content, will only appear on videos in Facebook's Watch hub, according to Facebook. Watch is where Facebook, media companies and other video creators create channels ... read more
    Source: AdvertisingAgePublished on 2017-12-14
    7 hours ago
  • Stratford Towers: A $4.5M slice of history in Asheville, NC
    The current owners of Stratford Towers, Gary and Brendan Ross, spent the past 15 years restoring the Asheville estate and updating it with modern luxury features, winning awards for their work. The unique property, currently listed by Sotheby’s International Realty agent Tracy Veteto, is up for grabs on the market for ... read more
    Source: Inman NewsPublished on 2017-12-14
    7 hours ago
  • One Sulzberger Is Exiting The New York Times Publisher Post, Another Is Taking Over
    The New York Times is making its own headlines this morning. Publisher Arthur Ochs Sulzberger Jr., the 66-year-old business chief of the paper since 1992, is passing the baton to his son, Deputy Publisher Arthur Gregg Sulzberger, 37, effective Jan. 1. The New York Times Company issued a statement saying ... read more
    Source: AdvertisingAgePublished on 2017-12-14
    8 hours ago
  • Now Anyone Can Make a Dancing Hot Dog: Snapchat Opens Lens Studio to All
    Snapchat is opening its augmented reality to the masses, opening a virtual studio where artists, developers and brands can create their own digital animations that users can put in their videos.The Snapchat Lens Studio makes it easier for brands to participate in augmented reality on Snapchat, which many advertisers had ... read more
    Source: AdvertisingAgePublished on 2017-12-14
    8 hours ago